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As Greater Boston's community foundation, the Boston Foundation is focused on the myriad of factors which make our city unique and successful. With an emphasis on strengthening this region's competitiveness in the global economy, the Foundation works with many partners to publish cutting edge research, hold public forums, and convene task forces of experts and stakeholders to create action agendas for real change.

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Report recounts changing nature of greater Boston immigration

NBC10 summarizes a new report by Boston Indicators and the Immigration Research Initiative, recounting the changes of greater Boston immigration looking at data presented in the report that reflects a change in places of origin for the foreign-born population as well as where immigrants are settling in the region.

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Report sees shifts in immigrant demographics

The CommonWealth Beacon offers an overview of the region's shifts in immigrant demographics as well as contributions of immigrants in the Greater Boston area that are revealed in a new report by Boston Indicators and the Immigration Research Initiative, 'Global Greater Boston: Immigrants in a Changing Region.'

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Immigrants are fundamental to region’s economic impact, new report finds

The Boston Globe analyzes the new report by Boston Indicators and the Immigration Research Initiative 'Global Greater Boston: Immigrants in a Changing Region' which documents the economic contributions and different demographics among immigrant groups in Boston today, highlighting the fundamental role of immigrants to our region’s economy.

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The Latest Reports


Global Greater Boston: Immigrants in a Changing Region

For Global Greater Boston, the Boston Indicators team partnered with the Immigration Research Initiative to explore in greater depth just who makes up Greater Boston's immigrant population, and the economic impact of immigration on the region, the immigrants and their families. The report finds that immigrants today are from vastly different regions than they were decades ago, but their positive impact on Greater Boston remains strong.

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Pathways to Equity: The 2023 Annual Report

The 2023 Boston Foundation Annual Report, 'Pathways to Equity' introduces you to a dozen remarkable people who personify both TBF's four pathways, and the many ways that TBF and its communities are working to create a more equitable Boston.

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TBF News: Fall 2023

In the Fall 2023 edition of TBF News, President and CEO Lee Pelton discusses the Boston Foundation's new pathways toward equity, plus a new effort to support organizations working diligently to care for a new influx of migrants in Massachusetts, and an interview with Scott Knox, the new Director of the Equality Fund.

Read the Fall 2023 edition

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